InCommon
 
e-Newsletter of Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary | February 15, 2013 TwitterFacebookRSS Feed
 
 

Hurd was the first woman to chair the Moravian College Board of Trustees

Priscilla Payne Hurd, the first woman to chair the Moravian College Board of Trustees (1999-2007), a board member since 1974, and a well-known and revered figure on campus, has died at age 93. Read more ...

   
 

Moravian CNL graduates break new ground in the Valley

Jan Broniec, MS, RN, CNL and Helen Smith MS, RN, CNL are the first two graduates of Moravian College’s new Clinical Nursing Leader (CNL) track of its Master of Science Program in Nursing. They currently are the only CNLs in the Lehigh Valley. Read more ...

   
 

Gifts benefit Moravian’s environmental studies

The Environmental Studies and Sciences Program recently received a much-needed resource with a gift of 70 acres of land in northern Northampton County. Read more ...

   
 

The Memorandum is presented in the Arena Theatre

Vaclav Havel, a Czech playwright and president of Czechoslovakia, had a special bond with Moravian College. In honor of Havel’s legacy and his ties to Moravian, one of his plays will be performed next week in the Arena Theatre. Read more ...

   
 

Moravian takes holistic approach to sustainability

This year's IN FOCUS theme is sustainability. Diane Husic, professor of biological sciences, and Donald St. John, professor emeritus of religion, have led the college’s programming efforts using a holistic approach. Read more ...

   
 

Transformations--Works in Steel

The works of German-born sculptor Karl Stirner will be on exhibit in the Payne Gallery. Transformations—Works in Steel, opens February 21 with a free reception at 6:30 p.m., and runs through April 7. Read more ...

   
 

Just Sustainability is topic of special lecture

Julian Agyeman, professor and chair of the department of urban and environmental planning and policy (UEP) at Tufts University, presented this year’s Dr. Martin Luther King lecture at Moravian at the end of January. Read more ...

   
 

News and Notes

The Moravian College women's basketball team hosted nearly 70 girls from 2nd grade to 8th grade at its 2nd Annual Pink Zone Clinic in Johnston Hall last week as part of its Play 4Kay week. Read more ...

   
 

Experience the Moravian Effect

Julie Jones Shilane '02 routinely makes a positive impact on the lives of many cancer patients, thanks to the path she found at Moravian College. Read more ...

   
 

Alumni Connection

It’s probably difficult to surprise President Christopher Thomforde with a gift he has never received, or dreamed of, before. Yet, Scott Williams ’04, recently did just that. Read more ...

   
 

Did You Know?

Seniors can win a prize, including a chance at a $50 VISA gift card, just by completing a brief online survey! Read more ...

   
 

Campus Calendar

View upcoming events ...

 
 

InCommon is Moravian's internal newsletter, produced every two weeks during the academic year by the public relations office. Send your news, comments, suggestions, story ideas, and all things InCommon-related to: news@moravian.edu.